PREVIEWSPillars of Eternity Preview
For Obsidian's crowdfunded love letter to Infinity Engine games like Icewind Dale and Baldur's Gate, I was impressed by its willingness to pull back the curtain and let me see the machinery behind it.
We've all been there. Everyone remembers that mission. You and your partner are climbing up the mountains in the snow, striving to pull some slick clandestine operation about getting some intel on a bad guy, or something similar (because let's face...
It's the aftermath of a freak accident on a distant nuclear plant - an entire planet is on the brink of destruction! The burning nuclear core is overheating - do you have what it takes to extinguish the fire before it's too late? Put out the fire in each area, avoiding the malfunctioning service droids, enemy robots & security installations! Collect as many power-ups & bonus items as you can along the way, or see if you can beat the 'Elite' time challenges! Are you skilled enough to battle through more than 20 action packed missions & save planet Allum in this devious Retro-styled shoot-em-up?